Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 1 Apr 2015 03:34:16 EST 1800 Spring season in full swing for volleyball http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152624146/Spring-season-in-full-swing-for-volleyball NEWBERRY — The Newberry College volleyball team is in full swing in their spring season and the Wolves are looking to fill shoes as the team saw eight seniors play their final match in November. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:25:51 EST Scarlet Poms take fourth title in two seasons http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152601586/Scarlet-Poms-take-fourth-title-in-two-seasons MYRTLE BEACH — The Newberry College Scarlet Poms dance team brought home their fourth title in two seasons this past weekend at the Cheer Ltd. Nationals at CANAM. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:40:51 EST Newberry adds Jacksonville to complete 2015 football schedule http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152600537/Newberry-adds-Jacksonville-to-complete-2015-football-schedule NEWBERRY — Newberry College athletic director Matt Finley and head football coach Todd Knight have announced the addition of Jacksonville University to the Wolves' playing schedule for 2015, completing an 11-game slate for the scarlet and... Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:00:51 EST Newberry drops Lincoln Memorial, 17-4 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152625775/Newberry-drops-Lincoln-Memorial-17-4 NEWBERRY — The Newberry College women's lacrosse team kept their four-game winning streak alive as they throttled Lincoln Memorial 17-4 on Saturday afternoon at Setzler Field. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:10:51 EST Bulldogs shut out Pelion http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152600418/Bulldogs-shut-out-Pelion NEWBERRY — The varsity Newberry High School baseball team will go into their spring break on a winning note after their 7-0 shut-out victory at home Thursday night against Pelion. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:55:52 EST Mims leads Wolves to second place finish at Wingate Intercollegiate http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152554673/Mims-leads-Wolves-to-second-place-finish-at-Wingate-Intercollegiate CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Newberry College women's golf team brought home more hardware at the conclusion of the Wingate Intercollegiate Invitational on Tuesday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:20:52 EST Hurst captures runner-up as Wolves take fifth in Bearcat Classic http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152554603/Hurst-captures-runner-up-as-Wolves-take-fifth-in-Bearcat-Classic GREENWOOD — The Newberry College men's golf compiled a team score of a 288 on Tuesday's final round at the Bearcat Classic at the Greenwood Country Club to finish in fifth place, their first top five finish this season. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:15:51 EST Wolves courageous in defeat of Mountain Lions http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152576351/Wolves-courageous-in-defeat-of-Mountain-Lions NEWBERRY — The Newberry College women's lacrosse team extended their winning streak to three games as they held off the visiting Mountain Lions of Young Harris on Wednesday night for a 12-11 victory. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:00:52 EST Wolves on wrong side of 14-10 score with Belmont Abbey http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152576396/Wolves-on-wrong-side-of-14-10-score-with-Belmont-Abbey NEWBERRY — The Newberry Wolves fall to 1-1 this week as they drop the only decision they have with the Belmont Abbey Crusaders this season 14-10 on Wednesday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:00:51 EST A ‘mat’-ter of success http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-localsports1-news-sports/152512269/A-mat-ter-of-success NEWBERRY — Huston Evans started wrestling for Newberry College in January and has already made a name for himself in the program. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:40:51 EST Lady Bulldogs defeat Fairfield Central http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152527929/Lady-Bulldogs-defeat-Fairfield-Central NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School girls varsity soccer team defeated neighboring Fairfield Central High School 10-0 at Mike Ware Field last Wednesday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:25:51 EST Baxtrom named SAC AstroTurf Offensive Player of the Week http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152510332/Baxtrom-named-SAC-AstroTurf-Offensive-Player-of-the-Week NEWBERRY — Jessica Baxtrom has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:15:51 EST Creed named WBCA Honorable Mention all-American http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152534158/Creed-named-WBCA-Honorable-Mention-all-American NEWBERRY — Samantha Creed became the third Newberry College women's basketball player to be named a Women's Basketball Coaches Association All-American. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:55:51 EST Pioneers lose sight of Wolves in Saturday Split http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152498453/Pioneers-lose-sight-of-Wolves-in-Saturday-Split NEWBERRY – The Wolves outlasted the visiting Tusculum Pioneers in a South Atlantic Conference twin bill at the Smith Road Complex on Saturday afternoon. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:50:53 EST Wolves split with Anderson on walkoff squeeze in extra innings http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152498419/Wolves-split-with-Anderson-on-walkoff-squeeze-in-extra-innings NEWBERRY - A perfectly laid squeeze bunt in the bottom of the eighth inning by Jeri Loffler brought home Newberry's winning run in the Wolves' 4-3 nightcap victory over South Atlantic Conference-leading Anderson on Saturday. Anderson took... Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:50:53 EST YMCA holds all-star basketball tournament http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/152285128/YMCA-holds-all-star-basketball-tournament NEWBERRY — The Newberry YMCA held an all-star basketball tournament Feb. 27 and Feb. 28 in the W. Frank Smith gymnasium on Jollystreet Road. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:40:51 EST Varsity Bulldogs improve to 5-0 http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152448442/Varsity-Bulldogs-improve-to-5-0 NEWBERRY — Moving their game up 24 hours for the expected rain on Thursday, the varsity baseball team of Newberry High School remains undefeated at 5-0 and 3-0 in regional play after their 7-1 victory Wednesday evening at Bill Harvey Field over... Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:05:59 EST Newberry’s Mitch Riggs named SAC Scholar Athlete http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448956/Newberrys-Mitch-Riggs-named-SAC-Scholar-Athlete NEWBERRY — The South Atlantic Conference announced that Newberry College men's basketball player Mitch Riggs was named the SAC Scholar-Athlete for his achievements on and off the court during the 2014-15 academic year. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:10:51 EST Newberry tennis announces match changes http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448911/Newberry-tennis-announces-match-changes NEWBERRY — A trio of Newberry College tennis matches have been moved around due to the incoming weather and other external circumstances. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:11 EST Wolves outrun Tornados http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152448860/Wolves-outrun-Tornados BREVARD, N.C. — Jessica Baxtrom scored a season-high eight goals and the Newberry women's lacrosse team rallied from an early deficit to capture their first victory of the season as they knocked off Brevard, 17-11. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 09:06:09 EST